What is IMAP Plusnet?

IMAP and POP are ways you can download your emails from Plusnet systems to another email application. When you’re setting things up, you’ll need to choose which one to use.

How do I set up my Plusnet email in Outlook?

Setting up POP email on Outlook 365

  1. Start here, click New…
  2. Click on “Connect” and wait a bit.
  3. Select POP. Then using the info on https://www.plus.net/help/email-guides/how-to-set-up-plusnet-email/
  4. Enter the password that works in webmail.
  5. Click on Connect.
  6. Wait a bit then.

How do I setup my Plusnet email on my Mac?

Enter your ‘Username’ and your Password should then automatically be filled in. Choose Account Type “IMAP” and then input ‘imap.plus.net’ for the Incoming Mail Server & “relay.plus.net” for the Outgoing Mail Server. Then ‘Sign In’….

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What does a Plusnet email address look like?

A Plusnet email address looks like this: [email protected]. You can use lowercase letters (a-z), numbers (0-9), underlining, hyphens or full stops in your Plusnet email address.

How do I set up a new email address with Plusnet?

Log in to your Plusnet account on the website and go to the member centre. On the left hand side select “email settings”. Select “Manage my email”. Click “Create new email address”.

How do I set up a Plusnet email address?


  1. From your home screen open the app drawer.
  2. Select Email.
  3. Fill in your Email Address and Password.
  4. Choose POP3 or IMAP (don’t choose Exchange) it’s up to you which one you want to use, but for devices with limited memory, we recommend IMAP (I don’t know what to choose).
  5. More settings will appear.

How does SMTP delivery work with Plusnet?

With SMTP delivery all mail to your Plusnet email address is routed directly to a mail server of your choosing. 2. Static IP addresses To use SMTP delivery on your account, you’ll need a static IP address. Residential accounts offer dynamic IP addresses (with some exceptions, see Understanding your IP address)

How do I set up my Plusnet email?

Setting up your Plusnet email only takes three steps. First, you’ll need to use Manage My Mail. This is where you’ll set up your email address. Secondly, decide on the mail platform you’d like to use.

How do emails stay on the Plusnet system after being checked?

Emails stay on the Plusnet system even after you’ve checked them on your computer. Whatever you do with your emails happens on all the email applications and devices you’re using. You’ll need to be connected to the Internet whenever you want to check your emails.

How to download emails from plus net to computer?

Choose required email folders which you want to download. Select a file saving option from the list & set destination location. Click on the Backup button to Backup Plus.net emails to Computer.